April 13, 2021
The Parenthood is joining with gender advocates and ACTU
The Parenthood is joining with gender equality advocates and ACTU (Australian Council of Trade Unions) to condemn Morrison Government’s response to sexual harassment and launch a 4 point demand.
March 30, 2021
New women’s taskforce must support parents and children
The Parenthood welcomes the Prime Minister’s new women’s cabinet taskforce and urges the group to prioritise significant investment in reducing gender inequality in the upcoming Federal Budget. Find the press release here.
March 30, 2021
Pre-Budget Submission to the Australian Treasury
The Parenthood wrote a Pre-Budget Submission and welcomes the opportunity to provide this submission to the Australian Treasury for the 2021-2022 Federal Budget. You can find a summary of and download the paper here.
March 22, 2021
Supporting parents creates a more gender equal society
Gender inequality is not good enough and reforming policies affecting parents and families is essential to closing the gender gap. Parenting is a fundamental undertaking and yet parenting policies remain inadequate in this country.
March 12, 2021
Gender equality is good for children, parents and families
This week marked International Women’s Day and to be honest it’s an occasion I have mixed feelings about. A gender equal world remains an elusive dream and it’s one we need to fight for. Find out more in our March newsletter.
February 24, 2021
One research report. Four game-changing recommendations.
Last week we travelled to Canberra to launch our research report 'Making Australia the best place in the world to be a parent' and it was an exhilarating few days in the nation's capital. Find out more in our February newsletter.
February 15, 2021
Let's make Australia the best place in the world to be a parent
Today we’re launching our new report 'Making Australia the best place in the world to be a parent'. We’re excited to place the spotlight firmly on parenting with research and economic modelling that explores the following question:
February 02, 2021
Federal and state governments fail to meet the mark on ECEC
The release of new Productivity Commission data on early childhood education and care (ECEC) highlights multiple policy failures letting children and parents down, according to parent advocacy group The Parenthood.